The table below looks at the statistics for OWASP skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OWASP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
Rank 617 762 858
Rank change year-on-year
+145 +96
Permanent jobs citing OWASP 248 161 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.16% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 220 114 82
Median salary £60,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £73,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £34,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+61.76% -28.42%
OWASP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75860 87138 91075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 88.10% 87.52% 85.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63064 72784 75492
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

OWASP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing OWASP as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

OWASP Jobs Demand Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region.

OWASP Salary Trend in England

OWASP
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OWASP across the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

OWASP Salary Histogram in England

OWASP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OWASP within the England region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +95 105 £65,000 +8.33% 13
South East +108 69 £55,000 +15.78% 3
East of England +24 17 £55,000 +18.27% 2
Yorkshire +29 15 £42,500 +13.33% 1
West Midlands -20 14 £37,500 +74.41% 2
South West +16 12 £63,750 +6.25% 1
North West -27 10 £42,500 +30.76% 3
East Midlands -2 6 £75,000 +127.27%
OWASP
UK

OWASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing OWASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for OWASP.

1 219 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (36.01%) Linux
3 175 (34.25%) Windows
4 169 (33.07%) Information Security
5 161 (31.51%) SQL
6 145 (28.38%) Penetration Testing
7 132 (25.83%) Python
8 131 (25.64%) Java
9 121 (23.68%) .NET
10 119 (23.29%) Microsoft
11 117 (22.90%) Firewall
12 115 (22.50%) Scrum
13 114 (22.31%) PCI DSS
14 111 (21.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 103 (20.16%) CISSP
16 99 (19.37%) Unix
17 97 (18.98%) Oracle
17 97 (18.98%) Bash Shell
18 94 (18.40%) Ruby
19 93 (18.20%) Finance
20 91 (17.81%) CEH
20 91 (17.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
21 89 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
22 85 (16.63%) JavaScript
23 82 (16.05%) WebLogic
24 80 (15.66%) WebSphere
25 79 (15.46%) ITIL
26 78 (15.26%) Git (software)
26 78 (15.26%) SDLC
27 77 (15.07%) DevOps

OWASP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 82 (16.05%) WebLogic
2 80 (15.66%) WebSphere
3 63 (12.33%) OpenStack
4 62 (12.13%) CloudStack
4 62 (12.13%) JBoss
5 53 (10.37%) Apache
6 35 (6.85%) Tomcat
7 29 (5.68%) IIS
8 23 (4.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 22 (4.31%) CMS
9 22 (4.31%) Umbraco
10 21 (4.11%) nginx
11 12 (2.35%) SharePoint
12 11 (2.15%) Apache Solr
13 9 (1.76%) Commerce Server
13 9 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
14 8 (1.57%) EPiServer CMS
15 4 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.78%) Tornado
15 4 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.39%) InDesign
2 2 (0.39%) MS Office
2 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.59%) SAP hybris
3 2 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.39%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 75 (14.68%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.54%) Office 365
4 9 (1.76%) GitHub
5 8 (1.57%) SaaS
6 7 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.39%) Heroku
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.20%) Datadog
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
9 1 (0.20%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 117 (22.90%) Firewall
2 42 (8.22%) HTTP
3 39 (7.63%) Network Security
4 33 (6.46%) Internet
5 31 (6.07%) TCP/IP
6 26 (5.09%) SSL
7 23 (4.50%) DNS
8 22 (4.31%) Wireless
9 12 (2.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 11 (2.15%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.76%) LAN
11 9 (1.76%) WAN
12 8 (1.57%) Intranet
12 8 (1.57%) SSH
13 6 (1.17%) IPsec
14 4 (0.78%) SAN
15 3 (0.59%) VPN
16 2 (0.39%) MPLS
16 2 (0.39%) VLAN
17 1 (0.20%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (12.13%) MySQL
2 51 (9.98%) SQL Server
3 21 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (3.52%) Relational Database
5 16 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 14 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.54%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.57%) OLAP
9 8 (1.57%) OLTP
10 5 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.78%) DB2
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.20%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.20%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 78 (15.26%) Git (software)
2 47 (9.20%) Jenkins
3 29 (5.68%) Subversion
4 27 (5.28%) Maven
5 24 (4.70%) JIRA
5 24 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (4.50%) TeamCity
7 22 (4.31%) Metasploit
8 19 (3.72%) Burp Suite
9 17 (3.33%) Visual Studio
10 15 (2.94%) Cucumber
11 14 (2.74%) JMeter
12 12 (2.35%) Selenium
13 11 (2.15%) Gatling
13 11 (2.15%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.57%) NuGet
15 5 (0.98%) Appium
15 5 (0.98%) Grunt
15 5 (0.98%) Mockito
15 5 (0.98%) SonarQube
General
1 93 (18.20%) Finance
2 56 (10.96%) Retail
3 50 (9.78%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.33%) Banking
5 16 (3.13%) Marketing
6 8 (1.57%) Law
7 7 (1.37%) Legal
8 6 (1.17%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.78%) Back Office
9 4 (0.78%) Electronics
9 4 (0.78%) French Language
9 4 (0.78%) German Language
9 4 (0.78%) Portuguese Language
9 4 (0.78%) Publishing
9 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 105 (20.55%) Analyst
2 96 (18.79%) Security Analyst
3 80 (15.66%) Developer
4 65 (12.72%) DevOps Engineer
5 53 (10.37%) Tester
6 50 (9.78%) Architect
7 45 (8.81%) Penetration Tester
8 33 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
9 31 (6.07%) Information Analyst
9 31 (6.07%) Information Security Analyst
10 29 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
10 29 (5.68%) Senior Developer
11 28 (5.48%) Security Engineer
11 28 (5.48%) Security Specialist
11 28 (5.48%) Senior Security Analyst
12 27 (5.28%) Consultant
12 27 (5.28%) Security Manager
13 26 (5.09%) Java Developer
14 24 (4.70%) Security Consultant
15 22 (4.31%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (23.68%) .NET
2 76 (14.87%) Web Services
3 70 (13.70%) HTML
4 53 (10.37%) CSS
5 49 (9.59%) LAMP
6 43 (8.41%) XML
7 39 (7.63%) HTML5
8 38 (7.44%) ASP.NET
9 36 (7.05%) JSON
10 34 (6.65%) jQuery
11 32 (6.26%) REST
12 30 (5.87%) CSS3
13 28 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 27 (5.28%) AngularJS
14 27 (5.28%) J2EE
15 26 (5.09%) .NET Framework
16 24 (4.70%) Spring
17 23 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (4.31%) Hibernate
18 22 (4.31%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.33%) Management Information System
2 30 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.87%) Computer Science
3 28 (5.48%) Embedded Systems
4 27 (5.28%) PKI
5 22 (4.31%) Clustering
5 22 (4.31%) Cryptography
6 20 (3.91%) Mobile App
7 19 (3.72%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (3.13%) User Experience
9 15 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.74%) W3C
11 13 (2.54%) iPad
12 11 (2.15%) Mainframe
13 10 (1.96%) Cybercrime
13 10 (1.96%) Cyberthreat
14 9 (1.76%) Data Centre
14 9 (1.76%) Fintech
15 8 (1.57%) BYOD
15 8 (1.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 184 (36.01%) Linux
2 175 (34.25%) Windows
3 99 (19.37%) Unix
4 25 (4.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (2.94%) Solaris
6 14 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
7 13 (2.54%) Kali Linux
7 13 (2.54%) Windows Server
8 11 (2.15%) Android
9 8 (1.57%) AIX
9 8 (1.57%) CentOS
10 7 (1.37%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.78%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.78%) zOS
12 3 (0.59%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (33.07%) Information Security
3 145 (28.38%) Penetration Testing
4 115 (22.50%) Scrum
5 91 (17.81%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 89 (17.42%) Continuous Integration
7 79 (15.46%) ITIL
8 78 (15.26%) SDLC
9 77 (15.07%) DevOps
10 73 (14.29%) Configuration Management
11 65 (12.72%) Vulnerability Management
12 64 (12.52%) MVC
13 62 (12.13%) DSDM
13 62 (12.13%) E-Commerce
13 62 (12.13%) RUP
14 59 (11.55%) TDD
15 56 (10.96%) SIEM
16 51 (9.98%) Secure Coding
17 48 (9.39%) Cybersecurity
18 46 (9.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 161 (31.51%) SQL
2 132 (25.83%) Python
3 131 (25.64%) Java
4 97 (18.98%) Bash Shell
5 94 (18.40%) Ruby
6 85 (16.63%) JavaScript
7 68 (13.31%) Shell Script
8 67 (13.11%) C#
9 46 (9.00%) Perl
10 45 (8.81%) C
11 39 (7.63%) C++
11 39 (7.63%) PHP
12 20 (3.91%) PowerShell
13 19 (3.72%) VB
14 12 (2.35%) Scala
15 10 (1.96%) T-SQL
16 8 (1.57%) Objective-C
17 7 (1.37%) Go
18 6 (1.17%) VB.NET
19 2 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 103 (20.16%) CISSP
2 91 (17.81%) CEH
3 74 (14.48%) CISM
4 62 (12.13%) GIAC
5 59 (11.55%) CISA
6 51 (9.98%) OSCP
7 48 (9.39%) Degree
8 44 (8.61%) Security Cleared
9 41 (8.02%) SANS
10 34 (6.65%) GSEC
11 32 (6.26%) CREST Certified
12 31 (6.07%) GPEN
13 26 (5.09%) ISACA
14 19 (3.72%) CompTIA Security+
14 19 (3.72%) DV Cleared
14 19 (3.72%) Security+ Certification
15 11 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
15 11 (2.15%) SSCP
16 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (22.31%) PCI DSS
2 111 (21.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (6.07%) COBIT
4 18 (3.52%) QA
5 6 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.78%) ISO27002
7 2 (0.39%) SLA
8 1 (0.20%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.20%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.20%) RMADS
8 1 (0.20%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 73 (14.29%) vSphere
2 62 (12.13%) Xen
2 62 (12.13%) XenServer
3 12 (2.35%) Docker
4 11 (2.15%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.78%) OpenSSH
6 4 (0.78%) Samba
7 2 (0.39%) Varnish
7 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) Snort
Systems Management
1 71 (13.89%) Opscode Chef
1 71 (13.89%) Puppet
2 66 (12.92%) Nessus
3 62 (12.13%) Cobbler
3 62 (12.13%) Tivoli
4 49 (9.59%) Nmap
5 31 (6.07%) Ansible
5 31 (6.07%) OpenVAS
6 22 (4.31%) Salt
6 22 (4.31%) Terraform
7 12 (2.35%) HP Fortify
8 11 (2.15%) vMotion
9 6 (1.17%) Graphite
9 6 (1.17%) Nagios
10 5 (0.98%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.98%) Kibana
10 5 (0.98%) logstash
11 4 (0.78%) Core Impact
12 3 (0.59%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.39%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 119 (23.29%) Microsoft
2 97 (18.98%) Oracle
3 62 (12.13%) EnterpriseDB
4 39 (7.63%) Qualys
5 28 (5.48%) Coverity
6 25 (4.89%) Red Hat
7 24 (4.70%) Cisco
8 17 (3.33%) SAP
8 17 (3.33%) Splunk
9 15 (2.94%) VMware
10 14 (2.74%) Sun
11 13 (2.54%) CA
12 11 (2.15%) IBM
13 10 (1.96%) Juniper
14 9 (1.76%) EPiServer
15 6 (1.17%) Forcepoint
15 6 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (1.17%) Symantec
16 5 (0.98%) Fortinet
16 5 (0.98%) Nokia
Suffolk
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £44000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + 2500 benifits - Flexible
Posted: 4 days ago
South East London
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
SKYSCAPE Cloud Services
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool, UK
QVC
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago